HMS Belfast, moored on the River Thames between London Bridge and Tower Bridge
Angela Kingston reviews a newly commissioned installation aboard HMS Belfast by Hew Locke, where she discovered ship's mannequins in Caribbean-style carnival masks and costumes. Could it be that something of the inner life of the crew, usually concealed within a culture of male repression and harsh discipline, is finding its way to the surface?
P/////AKT, Zeeburgerpad 53, 1019 AB Amsterdam
Teasingly titled ‘Sun room’, Dan Walwin’s exhibition channels the viewer through a semi-darkened space, within which watery flows are both depicted on screen and suggested by architectural interventions. Review by Maeve Connolly
BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead Quays, South Shore Road, Gateshead NE8 3BA
American consumer, pop and car culture collide in cacophonous excess in the sprawling, disordered installations painstakingly recreated for BALTIC’s formidable spaces. Review by Rowan Lear
Callicoon Fine Arts, 49 Delancey Street, New York, NY 10002
For Iranian brothers Ramin and Rokni Haerizadeh and their compatriot Hesam Rahmanian who reside and practice in Dubai, spoof and satire become important tools of dynamism. Review by Bansie Vasvani
Serpentine Sackler Gallery, Kensington Gardens, West Carriage Drive, London W2
Sculptural forms are made from a combination of found objects, organic matter and a diverse range of materials. The exhibition is prolific. The space overflows. BOOMERANG is reviewed by Philomena Epps.
BOM | Birmingham Open Media, 1 Dudley Street, Birmingham, West Midlands B5 4EG
Visitors must be willing to interact, ask questions, and get their hands dirty - not always metaphorically. Marianne Templeton reviews Birmingham Open Media's Live R&D laboratory, where art, science and technology meet.
Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP
Since 2009 Débora Delmar has called herself ‘Corp.' for corporation, extending her persona into a series of merchandising and artworks appropriating corporate imagery. Review by Francesca Laura Cavallo
The NewBridge Project, 16 Newbridge Street West, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE1 8AW
In this collaborative work, Amelia Bande, Deborah Bower, Annette Knol and Mat Fleming deliver an oscillating field of colour, form and text that mediates the subconscious and holds the viewer in a meditative state. Review by Tom Hopkin